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Aubrey W.

9 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA Theatre Performance and Musical Theatre from Marymount Manhattan College
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Aubrey W.

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Whether you are just starting out in your journey as an actor, or you are interested in refining your skills with relevant and applicable concepts and methods, I will devise a program tailored specifically to your aspirations. Character development, objectives, actions, dialogue interpretation, stage movement: just to name a few of the skills we will be studying and honing. We will work on monologues and scenes, both from theatre and film, to explore a variety of acting styles. And if it's Musical Theater you enjoy, we will unpack the elements in that genre, and prep you for auditions. Always, classes are predicated on fun!

About Aubrey

"Don't just sing, PERFORM!" Aubrey moved to Los Angeles after earning her BA in Theatre Performance and Musical Theatre at Marymount Manhattan College in New York City. Since moving to Los Angeles, Aubrey has taught as a summer Musical Theatre Director at the prestigious Youth Academy of Dramatic A

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Hunter
Please disregard my earlier review. I was in Mama Bear mode and after having discussed the matter with Aubrey, I retract my statements. The only suggestion I might make is that she check in with the students about how they felt about their class today? I know time is limited and this would be easy to do in a perfect world. I truly appreciate the way she reached out to me and my child to explain the misunderstanding after the fact.
Hunter
You kept my child muted almost through the whole class, even while he was singing and you paid little to no attention to him at all. He was excited to learn dynamics as a singer and you CRUSHED him. I used to teach private violin and I would never have acted so unprofessionally. You practically made him cry. This hurt us both.
Fiona
Aubrey is an absolute gem — kind, professional, intelligent, funny, focused, and fiercely dedicated to her craft. Highly recommend!!
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David T.

113 Reviews
North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks english
  • Awarded Emmy Award from The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
  • Teaches students 10 to 70
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David T.

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Emmy Award Winner David T. has over 33 years of acting experience in Film, TV and Stage. He is best known World-wide for his role on “The Young and the Restless” where he received 3 Emmy nominations and won his first Emmy for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Billy Abbott. He has the experience and training to coach actors who are either beginning their journey with acting or are well experienced actors who are looking to bring more color and light to their work. so they will stand out in front of the casting director & make their tape unique from the rest. Acting is my passion, and I love to share that passion with others so they may reach their dreams of becoming a working actor.

About David

Film credits include Swing Kids with Christian Bail & Robert Shawn Lenard; Pleasantville with Reese Witherspoon & Toby McGuire, Stay Tuned with John Ritter along with Plain Cloths, Stepfather III, Walking Thunder, Roomates, and The Hazing to name a few. Television series roles include “Sessions,”

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Craig K.
I enjoyed the lesson very much he's very professional as well. As kick back I would definitely recommend this guy.
Denis
David is far beyond exceeding my expectations! He’s been patient and thorough even knowing my lack of experience. He’s made me feel welcome every class so far and I look forward to future ones!
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Jonathan D.

Venice, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Film from CCNY
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Jonathan D.

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I am a director who has made more than 700 television commercials, including three spots for the Superbowl I have won numerous award at Cannes, Clios, and AICP Awards. My skills are in acting for TV commercials, and preparing for auditions. A commercial script is not very obvious. I can help an actor to reveal wha is in the script and how to prepare the role for an audition. After twenty-five years makin ads, I can also offer advice about how to handle an audition, and the protocols for the director and ad agency once in the room. Defining what is essential for a audition for tv commercials--creating a character, varying interpretations, and the understanding of what is expected from the actor are all things I can help you with.

About Jonathan

My pride is directing performance-based drama worked out in hundreds of commercials I’ve directed for leading agencies in North America and abroad. Starting with the BBC for eight years as a documentary filmmaker, I favor careful observational, casting, and performance to mine the subtleties of hum

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Sara J.

44 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music, Minor in Theatre from University of South Carolina
  • Awarded Schubert Fellowship from Songfest 2014
  • Teaching since 2013
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Sara J.

44 Reviews
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Are you interested in auditioning for plays? Are you a singer who wants to improve your characterization during songs? Or, maybe you just want to try some acting lessons for fun or to build confidence? Let's work together! We will choose monologues, work on speech patterns, and learn how to create a character. We can also prep for auditions, learn improv, or prepare for public speaking opportunities!

About Sara

Hello, and welcome to my profile! My name is Sara, and I am a certified yoga instructor and classically trained vocalist working toward my doctorate in music at the University of South Carolina. I also enjoy acting and writing, and I offer lessons in those subjects as well. My teaching philosop

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GB V.

55 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, Italian
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 1997
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GB V.

55 Reviews
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I am an Two-Time Broadway Award Winning Actor that has performed starring roles on Broadway and International stages around the world. I have appeared as a recurring guest star on FX’s hit show “You’re The Worst” as Dan Parnell. Other TV appearances include ABC’s “Switched at Birth”, CBS’s “Criminal Minds”, Nickelodeon and many other Principle leading roles on Film and Television. With over 20 years of Acting and Teaching experience, I will provide you with specific tools and techniques that will give you the confidence you need to OWN your auditions and make a lasting impression to Casting Directors, Producers and Agents. LEARN FROM A TEACHER WHO'S BEEN THERE!

About GB

Let's Unleash the Power of your Voice and Propel your Career to the Next Level Together! I'm Gabriel from GB Voice Academy. I'm a Two-Time Broadway World Award Winning voice coach, and founder of GB VOICE ACADEMY. I am also a Best Selling, 5 star rated Udemy instructor. I have taken the best

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Loved my first lesson. So excited to get started again after 40 years.
Micah
Gabriel is a very helpful teacher that will help you go deeper into what you are saying and doing and he really helped me understand how to find layers and everything that a real believable human being would say and do when you are portraying a different character

Gabriel W.

47 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $70
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • BFA Theater Arts from Five Towns College, NY
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Gabriel W.

47 Reviews
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Acting with ease is mostly about really being relaxed and at peace while fulfilling a role. The best acting comes from having passion and confidence in the choices that you have made while you have prepared. The greatest obstacle? The inner critic, the inner skeptic, the inner dragon that works hard to put on the breaks and make us question ourselves and whether it is safe or not to let go. My job is to help you feel safe enough to be able to trust your creative instincts and your natural impulses. I'm more of a kind, compassionate, understanding and forgiving coach who nurtures the talent that is already in there. We all know you've got it -- who are we kidding?

About Gabriel

Gabriel is a fiery and passionate vocal instructor proficient in the fields of acting, singing and vocal development. A professional singer, actor and teacher with a BFA in Theater Arts. Gabriel doesn't just possess a formal college education, but more importantly a real world education based o

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David
Gabriel is an excellent instructor. He is knowledgable, experienced, thoughtful, patient and engaging. I highly recommend Gabriel to anyone considering a class of his on Taking Lessons. Thanks Gabriel!
Hunter
Gabriel has been my vocal teacher for over a year now. He is great to work with. He is also very kind, patient, and caring.
Karen L.
Gabriel is an excellent teacher. I thought he immediately had insight into how to help improve my singing voice with varies exercises. He acted most professionally. I think I really benefited in only my very first lesson with him.

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Average Cost of Acting Lessons in Arcadia, CA

The average cost of 60-minute acting lessons in Arcadia is $84. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $300 per hour.
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"Rebecca Linton is an absolutely phenomenal acting teacher. I cannot express how grateful I am for her guidance and instruction. She is the best teacher I have ever had by far. She is incredibly knowledgeable about all things acting. She knows how to push her actors to improve beyond where they thought they could go. She had led me to get multiple Superior ratings at acting competitions. She is familiar with a host of different acting methods including but not limited to those of Uta Hagen, Stanislavsky, and Sanford Meisner. I seriously cannot express how grateful I am for her. She had had a profound impact on my life and taught and cared for me in a way no other acting teacher in the world ever could!"
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Took Acting lessons from Rebecca L.
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"Great lesson, learned so much today."
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Took Acting lessons from Kimberly S.
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"First lesson was great. I already feel confident that with his help I can and will accomplish goals. Highly recommended"
Darius
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Alexandra is a very bright and personable teacher. She's very patient and works great with students of all ages."
Ian
Took Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Just had my first lesson. Excited for the rest!"
Chelsea
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Awesome instructor! LaMarcus took the time to explain acting skills and techniques to my daughter. She is looking forward to her next lesson."
Geneva
Took Acting lessons from LaMarcus T.
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"My daughter loved the session. Thank you!"
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Took Acting lessons from Jennie B.
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"Gabriel is an amazing coach. He takes the time to explain in detail how to discover a character in an easy to understand way. As a beginner he has really helped me learn to break down a script and understand what is going on. He teaches you how to set yourself apart from the crowd in an audition. I highly recommend Gabriel to anyone seeking to better their craft or begin acting!"
Brandyn
Took Acting lessons from GB V.
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"Andrea is amazing! She is my first choice anytime I have an audition. You will walk into your audition ready, and focused on the work. Love her!!"
Viv
Took Acting lessons from Andrea S.
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"Dennis C. Johnson brings decades of performing experience to his students. Through improvisation, script analysis, on-camera technique, audition training, and facial and voice control, Dennis gives the acting student the tools with which to gain expertise and confidence when auditioning for roles and acting on stage and in film. His training in voiceover work is precise and gives the student a wealth of knowledge and experience in how to control and alter one’s voice for audio work. Acting/theater games are always explained as to how they help the student with various aspects of performance. His classes are always fun and informative."
Bob
Took Acting lessons from Dennis J.
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